Definition of Cotopaxi in English:

Cotopaxi

proper noun

  • The highest active volcano in the world, in the Andes in central Ecuador, that rises to 19,142 feet (5,896 m). Its name is Quechuan and means “shining peak.”

Pronunciation:

Cotopaxi

/-ˈpaksē//ˌkōtəˈpäksē/